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WHUT
Nov 8, 2009 6:30pm EST
. that is not appropriate for the president of the united states. it is not a defense of fox news, but it is what -- it is not what the relationship is supposed to be. >> that is a disastrous thing for president, a prime minister. >> beyond that, he seems to be one of these people who has achieved everything he has done in life. he comes now ill-equipped to handle people who might be pushing back a little bit. there are people like that in washington. that is the impression i get. he does that to his detriment. >> i am not quite sure -- i think that, first of all, as far as his base goes, attacking fox probably was not a bad idea. i do not disagree with anything you said. let me be clear. i think this is a president who, given his intellectual firepower, given the fact he has athletic prowess, given the fact he was raised to be well- equipped to deal with many of the realities he faces, however, i will say that perhaps we can measure better when we see how health care proceeds. it is very clear that this man has to stand up to people in his own party. i think that will be an indication of whether
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 5:00pm EST
military installation was devastated when the soldiers and civilians of the united states army in heinously attacked by the least likely of assailents. a murderer who benefited from the american dream of unlimited opportunity, attending medical school at military expense, and a person given trust as a high rank in our military. he cowardly then committed treason. in the aftermath we have learned that 13 of our bravest and finest americans were killed and several dozen more were wounded. this senseless act of horror betrays our respect and dignity to human life. our deepest thoughts and prayers are with each of the families affected by this great tragedy. my constituents are shocked and saddened in discussing today this tragedy with carl gooding of wdog radio of allendale, south carolina, i know first hand the low country of south carolina is praying for the fort hood families. amidst this tragedy there are reports that many soldiers in the immediate vicinity of the attack provided heroic aid to their fellow soldiers who had been wounded. several of them already wounded themselves. these sel
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 11:30pm EST
of the united states, barack obama, congratulating us on a great victory for the american people. i thank the president for his tremendous leadership because without president obama, this would not have been possible. he had the vision and momentum to get it done for the american people. for that, we're very, very proud. proud of our success plowed of the members of congress who took very, very intense interest in the legislation. they know what we accomplish for american people and it would not have been possible without tremendous leadership of our committee chairs, mr. waxman and miller and mr. rangel. i have want to congratulate the leadership team a. it's becoming more and more of a partnership. we hear from all of them. hoyer and mr. larson and mr. befarous, mr. van holland, the cochair mr. miller and congresswoman deloro has been wonderful. now we'll hear from the chairman. but we all promise to be brief. i'll save the rest of my remarx for another night and talk to you later. i know i speak for all of them when i say how proud we are toto stand here with john dingle. he brings the
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 1:00am EST
that the united states has used international law instead of our own constitution as the basis to adjudicate a case. >> amnesty international and a bunch of other organizations filed a brief argueing that because of customary international law the united states was bound already to follow the u.n. convention on the rights of the child that we haven't ratified as a country. i filed a brief opposing saying they have the international law wrong. more importantly, american law should govern america. >> some of our young people are lost souls in our country and we have to find a system to help get them on the right path. is what my risk start program is about, working withat risk children to h help get them on the right path, raising self-esteem and in stilling the discipline the kids are lack. that is what is wrong with so many kids today. they are lost souls and trying to make make a mark but the mark is in a devastating way. like the columbine. that is an example of kids who are lost that needed a right participant to get them on the right path in life. martian arts. i was a lot of soul growin
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 9:00pm EST
of a treaty is something that the united states enters into voluntarily, presumably because we think it's in our best interests are. the constitution provides a lot of protection against the abuse of executive power since the it's the executive that negotiates requiring 2/3's of the senate to approve of a treaty. that's a constitutional provision. it's very, very important, and it's one reason why any president's ambitions, including president's obama's, run up against a wall if they try to go too far. that's one reason why the original kyoto protocol never made it to a vote on the senate floor. glenn: under clinton, right? >> exactly. glenn: which everybody seemed to leave out here. in reading this, do you think there is a chance of this going through the senate? >> well, let's be clear, what we have now, what you can see on websites is a negotiating draft, and one of the reasons it is confusing is that in negotiation terms, it is filled with brackets, meaning it is filled with provisions that are in disagreement. there is an incredible amount of nonsense in this treaty. some of it is
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 8:00am EST
to eulogize the youngest victim. >> he was proud to represent his family, the state of utah and the united states of america. >> reporter: local residents showed support outside ft. hood, doctors said many soldiers wounded in the shootings thursday have gone home and almost all are out of intensive care now. but some will face life-long challenges. >> there's a possibility that some of these patients will be physically impaired for the rest of their life and there's no doubt that many of them will be psychologically impaired for the rest of their lives. >> reporter: investigators piecing together the crime seen say they have no reason to believe the alleged gunman, army major nidal malik hasan had any accomplices. >> all evidence at this point indicates the suspect allegedly acted alone. a in the actual shootings. >> reporter: investigators say they have no evidence that friendly fire from soldiers or police hit any of the victims. hasan is being treated away from ft. hood. >> the suspect major hasan remains hospitalized in san antonio. we understand he remains in icu as no longer on a ven
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 3:00pm EST
with jimy carter for access to united states for treatment. >> he was saying he had been a good ally. greta: he secretly arrived in new york city. >> president carter decided that our hospitality of the nation was to allow him here for cancer treatment. >> all of that exacerbated the situation. >> we learned that the administration had decided to admit the shah, and we were essentially being hung out to dry. >> they wanted him to stand trial for his alleged crimes. >> things were getting more frequent and bigger and more violent, the burning of the american flag, the burning of the effigy of president carter. greta: a group of five university students began to plan. >> islamic fundamentalists. they wanted the shah to be returned and for the united states to effectively withdraw and to stop meddling in iranian affairs. greta: the current president of iran, mahmoud ahmadinejad, was one of the five original planners. >> they decided to go after the american embassy. >> they say that this was planned, essentially, as in 1970's style situation, where they would go in and makes them great stateme
CBS
Nov 8, 2009 11:30am EST
in the united states. this idea that perhaps, especially in the military, that there may be many muslim members who serve honorably, but there may be some who have been radicalized when they like at the afghanistan and iraq wars as an intrusion into muslim land and may act out. there were warning flags about this guy all over the place. yes, the islamic garb, had given away his koran before he did this. the american society at large ought not to lose track of this -- >> on this same vain, clarence, was a man arrested in colorado for an attack? >> i'm not familiar with that case but i have been following this long before 9/11. i did reporting on the arab- american community in chicago and detroit. what is remarkable, the good news, john,that this is a very loyal community. our arab-american community and muslim communities both have been much more integrated into our society than the europeans had. you can ask any security experts. you don't have the alien nation that has generated the madrids and london and conflicts up in scandinavia. this is an isolated case. i think it's important to point
CSPAN
Nov 8, 2009 1:00pm EST
will be devastating to the middle class of the united states and make everyone poorer for it because sooner or later you're going to run out of fish. >> thanks to egberto and garrett for those i-reports. head to ireport.com to weigh in. click the upload now link and you'll have easy instructions there. >>> the army says it needs help from troops and civilians as they investigate the mass shootings at ft. hood. investigators say they're looking for help from anyone who may have left the scene with evidence, specifically if they have vehicles that may have gunshot damage or clothing with gunshot residue on it. 42 people were injured in that shooting at the army post in texas on thursday. an army official says 17 of them and the suspected gunman are still hospitalized. >> all evidence at this point indicates the suspect allegedly acted alone in the actual shootings at the readiness center on 5 november. we have seen no evidence whatsoever to date of any friendly fire occurrences during the gunfight between ft. hood law enforcement and the alleged suspect. >> major nidal malik hasan is not on a ventilat
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 6:00pm EST
their votes in the united states congress here, they're reflecting the views of their constituents and we've always asked them toñr listen t constituents and make your best judgement on your economy,ç country and community and won elections in this district. some time this agree with the president of president barack obama in the majority and house and some timing they'll disagree and their voters appreciate the fact they're independent members of congress. mostç of the issues we've confronted bring us together. getting economy going again. making sure we have healthcare system that keeps what's best and fixes what's broken. these are issues that at least bring a majority of the cow cause together. there's no doubt there'[ç issue is where we're not as united and those are case is where a member of congress will say to his or her constituents i agree with the president here and not here. >> q as you well know the size f government a big issue in virginia and new jersey and will be an issue in çóç2010. 10 pointçxd 2% likely to be an issue in the terms of re-election. 9 to 10 per
CSPAN
Nov 8, 2009 6:00pm EST
're covering in the united states. i really believe something has to be done at the legislative process where it mandates these judges to do something. tying their hands and having to give these people real sentences. this goes on -- when it goes on for two decades like this and little children continue to become victimized like this in such horrific way, something has to be done. >> do we know a lady like this, we don't know what happened to the 3-year-old, vanished, convicted with assault and battery with intent to kill her 6iel. was shimon tored after her 80 day sentence. >> that's one of the questions i'm waiting on now for investigators to call me back on in south carolina. the ones in florida, i'm in touch with a lot. they're piecing everything together. there is an investigator that drove down from south carolina and arrived in florida not too long ago, to sit down with those investigators and put their notes together to figure out her timeline, her background, exactly what took place here and how they are going to move forward as a team. >> we're thankful baby shannon is okay but we w
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 3:00am EST
was elected president of the united states. but jokes aside, what's the serious media think of mr. obama one year lateer? from "the new york times", no walk in the park for obama one year later, it's the slog of governance. >> change has come, or has it? and from cnn, months into the presidency, promise of change is a slow go. jim, the late night comics are having fun. what about the mainstream mid-yaw, are they in awe? >> i think they're still glad he defeated mccain and they look forward to voting for him in 2012. the media narrative is that obama is a good guy, but the right wing is just so powerful so mean so hateful, so michelle bachanizeed that obama is having a hard time, which plays into what democrats think, victimology. >> is the narrative going to change on us with the new unemployment numbers we got yesterday, 10.2%? >> that's just a little more of the same. it's inevitable that the poetry of politics gives way to the prose of government. this stuff is hard, taking on health care and wars and 60 other things. it's absolutely inevitable it ain't quite as much fun anymore. >> speec
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 6:00am EST
. >> it's been a year since barack obama was elected president of the united states. but jokes aside, what's the serious media think of mr. obama one year lateer? from "the new york times", no walk in the park for obama one year later, it's the slog of governance. >> change has come, or has it? and from cnn, months into the presidency, promise of change is a slow go. jim, the late night comics are having fun. what about the mainstream mid-yaw, are they in awe? >> i think they're still glad he defeated mccain and they look forward to voting for him in 2012. the media narrative is that obama is a good guy, but the right wing is just so powerful so mean so hateful, so michelle bachanizeed that obama is having a hard time, which plays into what democrats think, victimology. >> is the narrative going to change on us with the new unemployment numbers we got yesterday, 10.2%? >> that's just a little more of the same. it's inevitable that the poetry of politics gives way to the prose of government. this stuff is hard, taking on health care and wars and 60 other things. it's absolutely inevitable i
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 1:00pm EST
reform in america. now it falls on the united states senate to take the baton and bring this effort to the finish line on behalf of the american people. and i'm absolutely confident that they will. i'm equally convinced that on the day that we gather here at the white house, and i sign comprehensive health insurance reform legislation into law, they'll be able to join their house colleagues and say that this was their finest moment in public service, the moment we delivered change we promise to the american people and did something to leave this country stronger than we found it. the second thing i want to mention is a significant break through in iraq where iraq's parliament has approved a new election law that paves the way for national elections early next year. this is an important milestone as the iraqi people continue to take responsibility for their future. i want to congratulate iraq's leaders for reaching this agreement. their flexibility and commitment to their country sends an important signal to the world about iraq's democracy and national unity, and i look forward to p
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 11:00pm EST
chamber of the congress of the united states. as you can see right now the representatives are voting on a landmark $1.2 trillion healthcare reform bill. that as i said an hour ago is noteworthy because you think it holds the promise of universal coverage or virtual universal coverage for all american force you feel that way, it's do to be condemned because it represents a government takeover of the entire healthcare system. that depending on your political point of view. you can see, this is on passage. yeas, 177, nays 156. the key number is 218. when the yeas reach 218, they'll have representatives and as you can see, there is not a single republican vote, but if they get 218 democratic votes then the house of representatives will have carried the omnibus healthcare reform bill. so the incendiary debate that ignited town hall meeting all across our country this summer and caused widespread anxiety that president obama was trying to do too much is about to reach the critical milestone after months of political maneuvering with this vote at 195 to 178 on compromise bill, that as we sa
CBS
Nov 8, 2009 10:30am EST
or something like that? >> i hope not. i hope that is not the case. to those members of the united states military who are muslims, thank you for protecting our nation. thank you for standing up against people who are trying to hijack your religion. i hope that's not the case, bob. but we need... his actions do not refleck on the islamic muslim faith. >> schieffer: i'm not suggesting that they do. >> i know. but some people are. some people are. i want to say as a united states senator that i reject that. this man's actions reflect on him. if we miss some signals about him that we should have known, great. but let's don't take this on a level that we should not. let's let's don't accuse people of give him a pass because he's a muslim. i don't think there's any evidence of that. >> schieffer: all right. senator reed, what's your thought on that? >> well, there are approximately 3,000 americans, men and women of the muslim faith who are serving in the army. they've been wounded. some have been killed in action i've been told. their record is one of service and dedication to the nation and s
CBS
Nov 8, 2009 10:30am EST
know. but some people are. some people are. i want to say as a united states senator that i reject that. this man's actions reflect on him. if we miss some signals about him that we should have known, great. but let's don't take this on a level that we should not. let's let's don't accuse people of give him a pass because he's a muslim. i don't think there's any evidence of that. >> schieffer: all right. senator reed, what's your thought on that? >> well, there are approximately 3,000 americans, men and women of the muslim faith who are serving in the army. they've been wounded. some have been killed in action i've been told. their record is one of service and dedication to the nation and selfless service. i agree entirely with senator graham, this is not about theology. this is about doing your duty as a soldier. also i think that we have to be careful not to leap beyond the current investigation. i think again what we will find is that someone who has deep psychiatric problems, they're not unique to the army, we've had terrible shootings in college campuses and office buildings and th
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 10:00am EST
of the west, western europe as well as the united states. >> helmut schmidt, not as a chancellor of germany and a former minister of defense, but as a german, how have you reacted to the events of these last days? >> well, it was a great joy. i might tell you that i was in the area for two days just at the eve of these events and i felt a great joy in my heart and i think most germans did. >> as the wall falls, one journalist broadcasts live from the scene of this world changing event. nbc's own tom brokaw. >> the western german police have moved in here suggesting they move back saying that the situation is already complicated enough, but it doesn't seem to make any difference. the people are here to celebrate freedom. >> and we go live now to tom at that very same spot where he stood 20 years ago. tom, it is very good to see you. talk a little bit about the spontaneity of that night. >> reporter: well, the events just unfolded completely beyond our control. i had come here two days earlier to report on the turmoil in the eastern side not having any idea that the wall would come down and t
CSPAN
Nov 8, 2009 10:00am EST
of the house we are just two steps away from achieving health insurance reform in the america. now the united states senate must follow suit and pass its version of the legislation. i am absolutely confident it will and i look forward to signing comprehensive health insurance reform into law by the end of the year." now, a senior aide says that the president did watch the vote as it happened in the house there from camp david. president obama set to return to the white house from camp david for the afternoon. >> the bill now moves on to the senate where it must also pass if it is to become law. as in the house, senate democrats are having a hard time winning over republican support for the bill. if the senate passes a bill, the senate version must be reconciled with the house bill that passed last night before it can be signed into law. >>> it's going to be a tough day tomorrow for commuters in philadelphia. talks aimed at ending a transit strike broke done last night. bus drivers and subway and trolley operators just walked off the job last tuesday p. the union is demanding an audit to make
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 12:00pm EST
that they deserve. the united states will continue to stand with iraq as a strong partner and as a friend. tough challenges remain and i'm sure that there will be difficult days to come but this agreement advances the political progress that can bring lasting peace and unity to iraq and allow for the orderly transition of american combat troops out of iraq by next september. i want to congratulate our troops and civilians serving so capably in iraq and congratulate the iraqi people who have taken an important step forward in pursuit of a better future. there is more work to be con. we continue to move in the -- to be done. we look forward to iraqi elections early next year. thank you very much. >> shannon: you have been listening live to the president from the rose garden today. congratulating iraqi leaders for coming up with a new election law that will mean big change there's. and transparently but also he talked about healthcare quite a bit, congratulating the house on what they got done last night and he said he is quite sure the senate will get it done as well. it has been an ambitious goal
ABC
Nov 8, 2009 3:35am EST
's a strength of the united states into actual production, and there was considerable talk about retro fitting buildings to safe a lot of energy and at the same time give many some jobs. >> everyone is looking at, you know, the economy traying trying to figure out where the jobs come from next. going into 2010 with cap and trade on the table and health care spending and most people expecting higher interest rates, do you think policies need to be changed in order to innocent vies companies to create these jobs? sdmri think in those three areas you talked about, and particularly the area of retro fitting, i mentioned that because that's an area where you might generate quite a few jobs among the kind of people that are not now employed, and it doesn't take any new technology. it doesn't take anything new and innovative. it takes the energy to get done more rapidly. what's already being done under the small scale. can it be done for rapidly? >> what is your sense so far right now? we have the gdp showing 3.5% growth. was that largely government spending, or do youthink this is sustainable? how d
NBC
Nov 7, 2009 11:00pm EST
on his desk to sign. a live look at the united states house of representatives where democrats have passed that sweeping health reform legislation. to sports now. it is going to be tough for you to top that. >> that was monumental. the caps' win wasn't as monumental as that. the capitals made a huge statement proving they can win without three of their veterans, alex ovechkin, mike green and jeff schultz out with injuries. the role players unleashed the furies scoring five times in route to their second win in as many days. playing the panthers. in florida. caps trailing 3-2. the rookie comes away with the puck and jams it in for his first nhl goal. congrats to him. caps tie the game at 3. caps strike again. tom podi, matt bradley in front for quint loonk. he scores and gives the caps a 4-3 lead. he had swine flu and coming on strong. game tied at 4. mike knuble to nicholas backstrom. tries to wrap around. tomas flishman pokes in the rebound. the caps go on to win big'-4. >>> talk football now. on any given sunday upsets can happen. the redskins go into atlanta tomorrow as ten-point
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 10:00pm EST
of the congress of the united states. i think before this program is very over these representatives will be voting on a landmark $1.2 trillion healthcare reform bill either noteworthy because it holds out the promise of coverage for virtually all americans or is to be condemn debating the antiabortion provision that was agreed to by the so-called blue dog democrats to get their support of the bill. in other words, if this amendment passes, no federal money may be used to insurance or cover the costs of abortions. as of right now, you can see it is extremely close, the nos outnumbering the ayes, 94-78. but this amendment is expected to pass. we will continue to monitor it. what the compromise omnibus will do is require most americans to carry health insurance and provide subsidies to those who cannot afford to do so. the insurance industry will be more cleesely regulated under the provisions of the bill and industry practice of denying coverage for preexisting medical conditions will be banned and much to the dismay of critics, the government if this bill passes will be selling polic
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 12:00am EST
to move to, the evil, evil united states where 165 million said they would like to settle. the place that gave you abu ghraib, george w. bush and line dancing is still the number one choice by all those people who supposedly hate us. and 30 million people said they wanted to become uni corns and move to narnia. >> absolutely. >> greg: the interesting thing is people, i'm going to go to you because you are communist and you hate america. >> yes, right. >> greg: and you have all those people. nobody is trying to get out of the united states and everybody is trying to get in. how do you as a raging communist answer this problem? >> i don't share this. i married someone with a nice accent so i'm wanting to go to britain or france. we sound like this, like me, annoying, right? they don't live here. try living in a society without universal healthcare. >> greg: it's awesome! >> they come here. we hear from them all the time. they come from their country and complain about us and how wonderful it is in anything nicaragua. >> i want to get back to the accent and us sounding bad thing. i thou
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 9:00am EST
colleagues just received a call from the president of the united states. barack obama congratulating us on a great victory for the american people. >> the day began with president obama traveling to capitol hill to make sure democrats supported the bill. late in the evening, it passed a key hurdle. >> the amendment is adopted. >> an amendment banning government-funded abortions. it was demanded by moderate democrats. republicans condemned the health care reform plan as a washington power grab. >> how does it have to get before we stop the out-of-control spending. >> republicans presented a counter offer they said was cheaper and doesn't force people to get insurance coverage. >> the health care system in america needs reform, but the pelosi plan is the wrong prescription. >> democrats say their bill covers more than 36 million who can't get or afford insurance now. >> this isn't the pelosi plan. this is a plan for all of america. >> in washington, a showdown on landmark legislation, but not the end of the fight. the senate still has to take up its own version of the bill, and the presid
FOX
Nov 7, 2009 10:00pm EST
a hundreds and hundreds of people behind them in the united states or that care about them and appreciatema what they do. every day, we're grateful for their service. >> reporter: the other headliners tonight, montgomery gentry and live anwomack, all the performers hoping to lift the spirit at 350 military bases and 170 countries. will? >> definitely boosting morale. thank you, roz plater. >>> the big story coverage far from over. at 10:30, we're taking you live from fort hood with an great -- update on the investigation and new insight into military stress. we have an entire section on the website dedicated to the story. the link, www.myfoxdc.com. >>> new tonight on fox 5, a carbon monoxide emergency evacuating a local church sending several people to the hospital. the 911 call came in at 6:30 after someone got faint and dizzy at st. bernard's church in riverdale. when authorities arrived, several others complained of symptoms, too. a mother and two kids were taken to the hospital, roughly 10 other people on the scene were evaluated and everyone is expected to be okay. all signs are point
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 7:00am EST
! is that something? some of my colleagues just received a call from the president of the united states, barack obama, congratulating us on a great victory for the american people. i think the president for his tremendous leadership because without president obama in the white house this victory would not have been possible. he provides the vision and the momentum for us to get the job done for the american people. and for that we are very, very proud, proud of our success, of the members of congress who took a very intense interest in the legislation. they know what we accomplished for the american people. host: more of your phone calls. la mesa, calif. caller: good morning, i am saddened and disappointed. i'm a person who got stuck in the donor whole and did not have -- in donut hole and had to go to the emergency room. i had good coverage before my husband passed away. when i had to go to the hospital for a stay -- of was not about to just be a charity case so i had to negotiate with the hospital and pay what i could. they lower the fee for me. they brought the price down. it is possible. i was in
HLN
Nov 8, 2009 3:00am EST
of patients worldwide have benefited from this innovation, this innovation right here in the united states. innovation that will be stifled by the pelosi health care bill. there's another way. we can do better. house republicans have solutions that will lower costs by creating real choice in competition. we'll help those with pre-existing conditions to get meaningful health care coverage. we'll preserve u.s. leadership in medical innovations and education. and we'll reduce frivolous lawsuits in medicine that needlessly drive up the cost for families. as a heart surgeon, i know that we can achieve real health care reforms to bring down costs, but the democrats' current bill only lead to higher costs for millions of americans and destroy what's currently working in our system. there's a better way. there's a different way. there's a way to lower health care costs, help more people achieve a high quality doctor-patient relationship in this country and improve health care for all americans. vote down this bill and support the republican plan and yield back. the speaker pro tempore: the gentlem
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 6:00am EST
received a call from the president of the united states, barack obama, congratulating us on a great victory for the american people. >> reporter: the day began with president obama traveling to capitol hill to make sure democrats suppoed the bill. late in the evening, it passed a key hurdle. >> the amendment's adopted. >> reporr: an amendment banning government-funded abortions. it was demanded by moderate democrats. republicans condemned the health care reform plan as a washington power grab. >> how bad does it have to get before we stop the out of control spending? >> reporter: republicans presented a counter offer they said was cheaper and doesn't force people to get insurance coverage or face penalties. >> the health care system i america needs reformed, but the pelosi plan is the wrong prescription. >> reporter: democrats say their bill covers more than 36 million who can't get or afford insurance now. >> this isn't the polest i plan. this is a plan for all of america. >> reporter: in washington, a showdown on landmark legislation but not the end of the fight. the senate still has to t
CSPAN
Nov 8, 2009 7:00am EST
in america. now the united states senate must follow suit and pass its version of the legislation. i am absolutely confident it will, and i look forward to signing comprehensive health insurance reform into law by the end of the year. now, a senior aide says that the president did watch the vote as it happened in the house there from camp david. president obama, by the way, is set to return to the white house from camp david sunday afternoon. elaine quijanoo, cnn, washington. >>> the bill now moves on to the senate, where it must also pass, if it is to become law. as in the house, senate democrats are having a hard time winning over republican support for the bill. if the senate passes the bill, the senate version must be reconciled with the house bill that passed last night before it can be signed in to law. >>> it will be a tough day tomorrow for commuters in philadelphia. talks aimed at ending a transit strike broke down last night. bus drivers and trolley and drivers walked off the job yesterday. an independent audit to make sure pension funds are secure and it says it will not star
FOX
Nov 7, 2009 10:00pm EST
legislation will bring the united states "one step closer to quality health care for all americans." legislation would cost $1.two trillion, $300 billion more than what was originally promised. the bill includes the controversial public option of government-run insurance programs. >>> a final vote is expected any time tonight. we want to take a live look on the house floor as those votes are coming in. right now they are voting on the amendment. looks like democrats are voting heavily against it. >>> there's a long way to go even if the overall health care reform bill does pass tonight. it needs to be passed in the senate and a compromised bill between the chambers has to be approved and sent to the president. >>> there was lots of opposition in washington today, hoping the bill doesn't get that far. >> (chanting). kill the bill. >> demonstratorstheir protest outside of the capital trying to convince lawmakers to kill the bill. protesters see it as a government takeover of the nation's health care system. >> it's government reaching in our personal life and that's -- when go
WHUT
Nov 8, 2009 8:30am EST
development oject going on in the united states today. >> reporter: when it's completed in 2012, the new city center-- directly across the street from the church's temple-- will include millions of square feet of retail and office space. only the church knows the price tag and they declined to be interviewed for our story, but the project's cost is expected to top $1.5 billion dollars-- a price they're willing to pay to transform salt lake city. natalie gochnour is chief operating officer of the salt lake chamber of commerce. >> we have the headquarters of an international religion. we've hosted the world in the olympics. so, we want to build a world city. >> reporter: outsiders often don't know that in the city itself, a majority of residents are not mormon and some locals are concerned that the diversity of a vibrant downtown will give way to a squeaky-clean mormon enclave in city creekenter. daniel darger owns the blue iguana restaurant not far from temple square. >> there's no question in my mind it's going to fundamentally change the nature and the whole culture of that part of downtown.
NBC
Nov 8, 2009 9:00am EST
just received a call from the president of the united states, barack obama, congratulating us on a great victory for the american people. >> the day began with president obama traling to capitol hill to make sure democrats supported the bill. an amendment banning government-funded abortions, and it was demanded by moderate democrats. and republicans condemn it as a washington power grab. >> how does it have to get before we stop the out of control spending. >> the health care system in america needs reform, but pelosi plan is the wrong prescription. democrats say their bill kecove more than 36 million that cannot get insurance right now. >> this is not the pelosi plan, but a plan for all of america. >> reporter: in washington a. show down on land mark legislation, but not the end of the fight. >>> 39 democrats voted against the bill, and one republican voted for it, and that was the senator from l.ouisiana. >>> the search is on this morning for a killer. the victim was a store clerk if northwest washington. michael flynn is on the scene. >> this morning, the police are looking
FOX
Nov 8, 2009 6:00pm EST
days and leaves for a week around thanksgiving. >> now it falls on the united states senate to take the baton and bring this effort to the finish line on behalf of the american people. >> reporter: that puts the senate into a december start. some are predicting a vote could slide into january. in whash wash, caroline shief lishgs fox news. >>> in the senate this is not a partisan issue. there are moderate democrats who say they do not like the public option and will vote against the bill if it stays. >>> they are gearing up for a battle with mother nature in the gulf. this is how thing look in el salvador after hurricane ida tore through. >>> we had a great weekend but will ida affect us? your full forecast ahead and a look at the five-day. we'll tell you if we have sunshine or will feel the effects of the hurricane. join us after the break. ( "love hurts" by nazareth playing ) ♪ love hurts ♪ love scars ♪ love wounds... - announcer: before you ever love it... - ( tires screech ) ...the nissan altima goes through over 5,000 tests. no wonder j.d. power and associates... - ♪ oo
CBS
Nov 8, 2009 8:30am EST
of every 10 deaths is caused by chronic diseases. and life expectancy in the united states has dropped for the first time in about 100 years. the good news is that many of these chronic diseases can be prevented or more effectively managed either before it occurs or after it's caught earl he will and that is why we're here at fedex early. >> glaxo smith kline is our partnership with the redskins. we're hoping to help the health fair to spread the message to do more to live longer and feel better with your lives personally here. fans can come out, receive actually health screenings and the idea is they walk away with a total health snapshot at the end of the day. >> like i said, for myself, you know, the personal choice to come, i just thought right away i knew it was something i needed to do. and, you know, get some health things checked out. obviously i've been dealing with some of my very own personal health issues, and so i thought this was just another way to supplement and sort of confirm what my primary care has said to me. >> these are so important because we're bringing togethe
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 4:00pm EST
directly to the united states. at least one state has already declared a state of emergency. where is it headed next and how long do we expect it to batter the u.s. ugcl) yeacl 's h fba icos y!tyft juneck yno itft'sse sut'cu tyftef (ckicli she is the greatest thing ever. woman: one little smile, one little laugh. - honey bunny. - ( coos ) we would do anything for her. my name is kim bryant and my husband and i made a will on legalzoom. man: it was really easy to do. - ( blows raspberries ) - ( laughing ) robert shapiro: we created legalzoom to help you take care of the ones you love. go to legalzoom.com today and complete your will in minutes. at legalzoom.com we put the law on your side. go to legalzoom.com today and captioning by,will closed captioning services, inc. >> julie: fox nushz letter, i'm julie bandaras joined by gregg jarrett and hurricane i'd days strengthening to a category-2 storm, barrelling toward the gulf coast, governor bobby jindal declaring a state of emergency in louisiana and hurricane watch now, stretching from southeast earn louisiana all the way to th
FOX News
Nov 7, 2009 8:00pm EST
will observe veterans day in the united states, we can't help but think back of the events of this past week in fort hood, texas. a tragic scene. 13 murdered. over 30 shot. and many people are debating whether the shooter was a terrorist, or just a person who was deranged and had a moment in which he snapped. i think it's the wrong thing for to us think about and focussing upon. there's plenty of time for that. our thoughts, and our prayers and our focus should be on the fact that every day people put on uniforms to serve this country. they often go to places halfway around the world whose names they can't even pronounce to fight battles for us. but when they come home, and they're at home on their base, we want them to be safe. and at peace. that peace was disturbed this week. we need to pray that that peace would be restored. not only at fort hood, every place soldier, sailor, airman, member of the coast guard calls home. to them we say thank you and god bless you. [ applause ] >> mike: we are back with ann jillian. let's close out the show with a beautiful arrangement of "wind beneath my
ABC
Nov 8, 2009 8:00am EST
. with the largest concentration where? >> in the united states. >> reporter: as in wichita, kansas, brought there by the berlin brass. including deborah clark, who also has a chunk decorating her home in north carolina. >> when i look at my piece of the wall, i think of freedom and i also think of a job well done, if you will, on something that was finished. >> reporter: but nancy's little chunk that she keeps in the guest bedroom, she went to germany and chiseled out herself. she rebs seeing a man on the other side waiting to leave. >> he didn't have the freedom to do that. that image stayed with me the entire life. >> reporter: this wall that still stands up, stands for so much in so many places from new york city, to the reagan library, to texas, to virginia, and beyond. and say you set out to see them all, every last surviving upstanding piece of it, well, that would be a heck of a bike ride. in berlin, i'm john donvan. for "good morning america." >> it makes for a good conversation piece. we'll be right back. >>> coming up on "good morning whatever happened to just playing, kids are bu
ABC
Nov 8, 2009 10:00am EST
're seeing the same dynamic playing out across the united states. >> the reality of it is, hang your hat on that hook. i take the hat back come next november. your problem right now, governor is that, you lost new jersey, you lost virginia, your home state, you could not deliver. the democrats can't deliver and that's what american -- >> we delivered in every congressional senate race this year. >> last word. >> you got delivered something. what you delivered is a 2,000-pound baby that nobody want. >> that will be the last word. >> except the american public. >> you continue that in the green room. we'll be back with the roundtable and later the sunday funnies. >> in breaking news, the house passed the health care reform bill by 11:07. by a vote of 220 to 215. nancy pelosi was so emotional she was on the verge of blinking. will your savings be enough to fund your retirement? what will happen if your spouse outlives you by many years? what will happen if you outlive your savings? pacific life knows that tomorrow's questions require planning today. pacific life has the financial solutions
FOX News
Nov 8, 2009 10:00am EST
. >> almost certainly this is information provided to the iaea by the united states. and is consistent with what we have seen in a wide variety of other information that iran has been pursuing a nuclear warhead design for some time and what was interesting about this was the level of sophistication. of the design the iranians were pursuing and i think once again, this is further suggestion that iran is a lot farther ahead on that critical weapons design task. than the people have thought before. >> eric: mahmoud ahmadinejad says they do not nuclear weapons and he says they are criminal and you have to be right tarrets his word to have a nuclear weapon and why would they have this design if they don't want nuclear weapons? >> well, it is this and many, many other pieces of evidence, all of which have been publicly available for some time. point in the direction of an iranian nuclear weapons program and i think what mahmoud ahmadinejad is doing is just spreading propaganda, disinformation, trying to distract people from their ongoing work on the nuclear and ballistic missile programs. we
CBS
Nov 8, 2009 9:00am EST
. no question about it. >> reporter: after the war, joanne's family settled safely in the united states. but in newly communist albania, a very different fate awaited the other family. they went from being the protectors to the oppressed. their life together as a family ended in tragedy when a his father was arrested and executed by the communist regime. >> he was such a good human being. he was shot for what. >> reporter: joanne has spent years trying to honor the family that saved hers. her deepest satisfaction came only recently in a conversation with adid's daughter. >> i got my reward. she said, i am so proud to know what my grandparents did. that was really my main purpose. because he was executed by the communists. what do the grandchildren think of their grandparents? >> reporter: one look at adid's face tells the whole story. >> i see a very modest son and very proud of his family. in saving the people who were desperate. >> these people were courageous. they were righteous. and they were just wonderful people. >> osgood: next, >> osgood: time now for a few quiet words about an
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